Jan Honsel

Jan Honsel

Advisory Board

Jan is Pinterest’s country manager for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and supports i-potentials as member of the advisory board. At Pinterest he is responsible for further building and supporting the German Pinterest community of Pinners, partners, and brands across categories such as food and drink, fashion and DIY. Prior to Pinterest, he worked as COO and Publishing Director Business Media at Gruner + Jahr and as Head of Digital for the brands BÖRSE ONLINE and CAPITAL.

Jan also co-founded BUSINESS PUNK, a new business lifestyle magazine and digital brand focused on digital economy and the start up scene.

Jan has had extensive experiences in media, marketing and sales. In the past, Jan also worked for Deutsche Bank and Mandalah/CScout. He holds a business administration degree from the University of Hamburg and speaks German and English.